Events

Saturday, December 9

The Elf on the Book Shelf * El Duende en el Estante

Buddy, Hillview Branch Library’s very own special Elf, is back this year! Visit the library December 1-23 and find Buddy - The Elf on the Bookshelf. Each...

Write Letters to Santa!

Join us at our letter writing station to write a letter to Santa. You should recieve a response within a couple days, so be sure to check at the Info Desk...

Basic Computer Help

Do you have questions about using a computer? Do you want to learn how to set up an email account, surf the web or do something else on a computer? Come for...

ESL Class Level 2- Grammar-Basic Grammar

Learn to write correctly using grammar rules. · Verbs · Nouns · Pronouns · Adjectives · prepositions Age: 18 yrs and older. Bring pencil, paper,...

ESL Conversation Club

English as a Second Language (ESL) Conversation Clubs create a welcoming and respectful environment for adult learners of English to practice their English...

Friends of the Seven Trees Branch Library Book Sale

Come to check out the great bargains on kids & adults books, DVDs and CDs. All proceeds support programs at the Seven Trees Library.

Homework Club for Grades K-8

Homework Club provides after-school academic support for children in grades K-8. Dedicated coaches are ready to answer questions and help with homework....

Mexican Folkloric Dancing Class  / Clase de Baile Folklórico

Come join us to learn Mexican Folkloric Dancing. This class offers an excellent opportunity to learn about the richness of the Mexican culture through...

One-on-One Computer Help

Do you have questions about using a computer? Do you want to learn how to set up an email account, surf the web or do something else on the computer? Come to...

Read Away Your Fines

Every Friday and Saturday cardholders between the ages of 7-17 can read their fines away! (Cardholders under the age of 7 may attend one of our Storytimes to...

Resume and Job Search Help

If you're looking to improve your Resume, or if you need help improving your Job Search skills we can help! Our volunteer will coach you on how to write a...

Santa Letter Station  ||  Estacion Para Escribir Cartas A Santa

Come to the library to write and mail your letter to Santa! After you finish writing your letter, you can place it in our special mailbox. Don’t forget to...

Vietnamese calligraphy class

Lớp học Thư Pháp Chữ Việt giúp khuyến khích cá nhân hiểu biết sâu sắc hơn về thư pháp, lịch sử và các ứng dụng của nó. Không những vậy, thực hành...

Yoga Saturday

Please join us for a free Yoga class that is suitable for beginners. Dress comfortably. We have yoga mats to loan you!

ESL Conversation Club

Focus on speaking and learning phrases for social interaction. Learn common greetings, classroom expressions, skills for daily living. Handouts will be...

Family Storytime and Stay & Play

Bring your whole family out to enjoy stories, songs, and movement activities that support early literacy development and help foster a love of books and...

Family Storytime at Evergreen

Enjoy stories, songs, and movement activities that support early literacy development and help foster a love of books and reading. Sharing the wonders of...

Free Guitar Practice

Come join Mr. Isidro R. Jimenez at this drop in program and learn how to play guitar or practice with others. All ages welcome. * Must bring your own guitar.

Hour of Code

Learn the basics of computer programming at this one-hour introductory course designed to demystify computer science. The "Hour of Code" is a global...

Saturday Stories, Songs, and Stuff

Join us for stories, songs, and more every Saturday! Stay & Play will follow.

The South Bay Business Builders

NOTE: PROGRAM CANCELLED 2017 DECEMBER 9 The South Bay Business Builders is a community of small business owners, entrepreneurs, and sales professionals who...

Village Square Library Book Club

Do you love reading and talking about favorite books with friends? Then join the Village Square Book Club! The Club meets on the first Sat. of each month at...

ESL Conversation Club * ESL Club de Conversación

English as a Second Language (ESL) Conversation Clubs create a welcoming and respectful environment for adult learners of English to practice their English...

ESL Level 2- Beginning- Reading Quick and Easy English (Listening )

This is for all levels from high beginning to advance level learners who want to improve their listening skills. Class activities: · Listen to audio...

Family Storytime and Stay and Play

Bring your whole family out to enjoy stories, songs, and movement activities that support early literacy development and help foster a love of books and...

Fratello Marionettes: North Pole Review

Looking for a unique way to celebrate the holiday season? Join the fun with our puppet extravaganza, The North Pole Review! This production showcases the...

Holiday STEAM For Kids

Add some STEAM to your holiday season! Join us for science, technology, engineering, art, and math activities for kids with a holiday twist. Projects include...

Jingle Sticks

Children are invited to celebrate the winter holidays by moving and shaking to the sound of jingle bells. Enjoy a short winter-themed story time and make...

LEGO® Fun

Come with your creativity and imagination! Older children, teens, and adults may want to build using our LEGO® materials.* We also have large DUPLO® blocks...

Letters To The North Pole

Write a letter to Santa, and we will send it for you! Return to the library anytime before December 24 to collect a return letter! A viewing of the film The...

Maker[Space]Ship: First Anniversary Party

Come celebrate a full year of the Maker[space]ship spreading STEAM education throughout San Jose. The entire team will be there and we hope you will join us...

Movement & Mindfulness

Join an experienced yoga instructor in a relaxing, beginner-level weekly practice focusing on stretching and mindfulness. All ages and experience levels are...

One-on-One Computer Help / Ayuda con la computadora individual

Learn to use the computer with the library volunteers such as: Create resumes and do job searchesFill out online job applications or unemployment benefit...

Oral Health Education by the Health Trust

According to the California Society of Pediatric Dentistry, more children miss school because of dental pain than any other reason. An oral health educator...

Santa Visits King Library

Join us for a special Holiday Program at the King Library. Festivities begin at 11:00 a.m. with our Family Storytime. Santa will then join us for those...

Science Fiction Book Club

We read a variety of science fiction works. Join us on the 2nd Saturday of the month, at 11:00 a.m. Note: November's date is to be determined For more...

teensReach @ Alum Rock Library

Want to make Alum Rock Library a better place? Interested in running free programs for the public? Want a chance to lead and engage? Need volunteer hours?...

Family Storytime

Join us at the library for a fun-filled storytime for the whole family. Songs, stories, and fingerplays to make your day.

Music and Movement/Música y Movimiento

Enjoy songs and movement activities that build motor and social skills, and increase independence as well as language ability in your child. These are...

Reading Buddies K-3

Kids in grades K-3 practice their reading skills with teen Volunteers.! Trained teen volunteers listen to children in Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, or 3rd grade...

ESL Conversation Club

English as a Second Language (ESL) Conversation Clubs create a welcoming and respectful environment for adult learners of English to practice their English...

Homework Club

12/09: HOMEWORK CLUB IS CANCELLED Need help with your homework? Volunteer tutors will be available to help K - 12th grade students with their homework...

Level 2 Quick and Easy Reading (Reading)

Students will learn and practice: Phrases and vocabulary for daily activities, ask and answer simple questions, use polite requests, greetings and...

One-on-One Computer Help

Drop by the Village Square Branch Library for one-on-one assistance with basic computer issues. Our Village Square Tech Mentors are skilled volunteers who...

Reading to Children

Miss Stephanie reads to children in the Doris Dillon Reading Room. Children enjoy one-on-one interaction with her, and they can choose the stories they wish...

Reading to Children with Ariana / Lectura con Ariana

A volunteer reads to children in the children's area of the library. Children enjoy one-on-one interaction with our reader, and they can also choose the...

Board Games for Grown-ups

Grown Ups, we have an event for you! Join us for an Adults Board Games MeetUp. Enjoy a day cooperating, strategizing, and socializing with games like King...

Conversation Café - Japanese

Conversation Café - Japanese FREE - Beginning, Basic Conversational Language InstructionLearn Simple Words & PhrasesSix weeks - 1 hour/weekBecome A Bridge...

Level 0 ABC 123 English

For adults who have very limited or no English at all. · Students will learn to identify, recite, and write the 26 letters of the alphabet · Learn to...

SAT, Math, Science and Writing Tutoring

Do you need tutoring for your Math, Science, Writing and SAT Test? We have very good volunteers can help you on these subjects! Free. No registration...

San Jose Japantown:  Remnants and Relics

The California Room hosts a special exhibit curated by California Room clerk Ralph Pearce. Utilizing artifacts gathered in his many years of research into...

Tech Tutor

Get individualized help and instruction on basic computer and eBook use. No reservations necessary!

teensReach Craft for Children

A special craft chosen and prepared by teen volunteers.

Chinese Culture and Arts

This program is for learning and understanding Chinese culture by teaching singing, dancing, and other activities. It is designed to build interest in...

ESL Conversation Club

English as a Second Language (ESL) Conversation Clubs create a welcoming and respectful environment for adult learners of English to practice their English...

Fratello Marionettes: North Pole Review

Looking for a unique way to celebrate the holiday season? Join the fun with our puppet extravaganza, The North Pole Review! This production showcases the...

Holiday STEAM For Kids

Add some STEAM to your holiday season! Join us for science, technology, engineering, art, and math activities for kids with a holiday twist. Projects include...

Reading to Children

Manju, our trained volunteer, will be reading to children of all ages in the Children's Room. Come listen to some wonderful stories!

Santa Visits Tully

Come meet Santa and take a family picture (be sure to bring your camera)! Enjoy holiday-themed crafts and walk away with a free book (while supplies last)....

FunMath4Kids

Need help with math? Come to the Seven Trees Library for tutoring. FunMath4Kids is a FREE math tutoring program for K-8th students. Kids will have fun...

Board Game Club

Kids and Teens: Join us every Saturday afternoon for some fun playing board games while devloping 21st century skills of creativity, communication, critical...

Covered California Open Enrollment Resource Table

Questions about the new health care coverage options available through Covered California? A Certified Covered California representative will be available...

One on One Computer Help

Learn basic computer skills with a one-on-one volunteer computer tutor.

Read Away Your Fines

Every Saturday cardholders between the ages of 7-17 can read their fines away! (Cardholders under the age of 7 may attend one of our Storytimes to...

Silicon Valley Young Coders Club

Join the Silicon Valley Young Coders Club at the Vineland Branch Library, beginning November 4th. Students ages 10-17 will learn the A,B,C's of running a...

Silicon Valley Young Coders Club

Join the Silicon Valley Young Coders Club at the Bascom Branch Library, beginning October 7th. Students in grades 7-12 will learn the A,B,C's of running a...

Chess Club [CLASS FULL]

Are you in 1st-5th grade? Join our Chess Club! Play and learn chess basics and tactics. Boards and pieces are provided. Registration is required. Email: ...

Wii Play

Wii at Almaden! Come and play with friends in the teen room after school on Fridays and Saturdays. We have Super Smash Bros, Brawl, Guitar Hero, and Wii...

CANCELLED - Silicon Valley Young Coders Club

Join the Silicon Valley Young Coders Club at the Cambrian Branch Library, beginning October 7th. Students ages 10-17 will learn the A,B,C's of running a...

Chess Club

Join our Chess Club! Play and learn chess basics and tactics. Boards and pieces are provided.

Fratello Marionettes: North Pole Review

Looking for a unique way to celebrate the holiday season? Join the fun with our puppet extravaganza, The North Pole Review! This production showcases the...

Fun Science Hour

Interested in Science experiments? Children in 3rd thru 5th grades are invited to come and enjoy conducting science experiments and learn the science behind it.

Intermediate Mandarin Language & Culture Class

An intermediate level class offered in Simplified Mandarin Chinese. The classes are intended for children 5-12 years old. It is suggested that students bring...

Knitting Club

Like to Knit? Bring your project and join our knitting club. Everyone welcome! Related eResources Interested in more craft ideas? Download free issues of...

Street Smarts: Pedestrian and Bike Safety with Officer Bailey

Have fun and learn about pedestrian and bicycle traffic safety with Officer Cordell Bailey, a Traffic Safety Education Officer from San Jose's Department of...

Success Without Stress

We are immersed in numerous activities, like taking care of family, working with tough deadlines, etc. In the process we might have experienced some or all...

Youth Science Enthusiasts Science Club

Youth Science Enthusiasts is an organization that inspires a passion for science in all students through science fairs, experiments, and other related...

Beginning Computer Coding for Kids

Registration Closes January 12th. First Class starts January 13th. Students must attend class from the beginning to participate. This is a once per week,...

CS4U: Computer Science for grades 3-6

CS4U:Computer Science for grades 3-6 CS4U is a FREE, fun computer science program involving lectures and presentations, hands-on group activities, and...

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